Since the beginning of 2024, the chairmanship of the BRICS passed to the Russian Federation. This year, the BRICS membership will expand to include Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. Integration of new participants into the existing activities of the association is an important task. It will be the focus of attention of the 13th BRICS Trade Union Forum scheduled for September 7-8, 2024 in Sochi. The Forum is included in the programme of the official events under the Russian presidency in BRICS.
NewsParticipants in the Trade Union Forum are planning to hold their meeting in 2024 in an expanded format under the theme of "Strengthening multilateralism for equitable global development and security."
Trade unions delegates consultation. 3rd Annual Meeting of BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers in Chongqing
Delegates of national trade union centres from all BRICS countries were given an opportunity to express their views on the issues on LEMM agenda and to engage in open exchange with the ministers and employer representatives.
Representatives of national trade union centres from Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa discussed topical issues of cooperation within BRICS during the international trade union workshop held on November 14-15, 2016 in Johannesburg (South Africa).
Trade unions delegates consultation on the fields of BRICS labor and employment ministers' Meeting. New Delhi, September 2016.
On September 26-27, 2016 the 2nd BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Meeting took place in New Delhi with a meeting of BRICS trade union representatives held on its sidelines.